第 1 到 3 筆結果，共 71 筆
Five minutes after a rival paper had reached the streets with the announcement
that the News had been closed down, James Middleton Cox's paper came rolling
off the press: he had raised the hundred-thousand-dollar bond. At one time the ...
Vilas had wanted somebody else for the job. "Parker says he doesn't want the
place, Colonel Vilas," said President Cleveland. "May I inquire why?" asked Vilas
. "I cannot afford to give up a five-thousand-dollar-a-year position," replied ...
When he needed votes to win an election one of his judges solemnly would
citizenize thirty-five thousand immigrants! His election officials would report the
results in their districts without counting the votes; upon one occasion he put in
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - Chris_El - LibraryThing
Very interesting looking at the other people that ran for the highest office in America. It is also interesting thinking about what would have been different had they won. We would live in a very different country today had some of the races gone the other way. 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - ElijahBailey - LibraryThing
Probably my favorite history, despite bias correctly noted by antiquary. Of note: The 1966 edition contains perspective on presidents since the original publication. While these are very limited ... 閱讀評論全文